Todd Smith graduated from Montana State University with B.S, in Chemical Engineering. Post graduation he moved to Boise ID to work for Micron Technology. While at Micron he held positions in Process Engineering, Engineering Management, R&D Engineering, and Procurement. While working in Procurement at Micron Todd obtained his MBA from George Fox University. After over 23 years at Micron he left and worked in abatement as an Applications Engineer for DAS Environmental. After a year in Environmental Engineering he decided to join his current company at EMD Performance Materials as a Global Product Manager for Deposition Materials.